Looking to beat the heat? Want to find fun, free events for kids in NYC this summer? Head to the playground for engaging STEM activities with expert teachers from BASIS Independent Manhattan!

HubSpot Video

Kids will have the opportunity to code robots (like the Ozobots in the video), and you will get a glimpse into how our teachers use hands-on projects to make learning exciting. Look for our table on these days at the following UWS locations:

  • Tue., Jul. 26 @ River Run Playground
    (Riverside & 83rd)
  • Wed., Aug. 3 @ Diana Ross Playground
    (CPW & 81st)
  • Tue., Aug. 23 @ Tecumseh Playground
    (Amsterdam & 78th)

All events take place from 10:00-11:30 a.m.

B2206_067 BASIS In the Park STEM Event

Engineering is part of the curriculum for PreK-4 at BASIS Independent Manhattan, and we are excited to be augmenting the discipline of robotics this year.Engineering Coding 4th grade

Our students will have a more robust exploration of robotics, furthering their knowledge of mechanical building, logic programming, and problem-solving, paving the way for competitive and recreational robotics clubs.


The event is FREE, but you can join our interest list to keep up with what's up at BASIS Independent Manhattan:

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BASIS Independent Manhattan,
a private school offering PreK through Grade 12, is based in Manhattan, New York. Students thrive alongside Subject Expert Teachers as they engage in a liberal arts program with STEM offerings.